MILFORD, Conn. — A 17-year-old boy from Milford who was reported missing on Wednesday has been found safe, according to police.
Anthony DeBenedet, who had last been seen on Wednesday, Nov. 8 at around 7 p.m., was located in Jay, Maine, police said Friday.
Police had been looking for Anthony since told his mother that he was headed to Branford to see his father and then left Milford driving a 2006 gray Ford Taurus, police said.
His father in Branford reported that he found Anthony’s backpack and cellphone at his home at 9 p.m., police said. But his father never saw Anthony and alerted his mother of the discovery of those belongings, police said.
Milford Police thanked the public for their assistance in looking for him.
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